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TRAVEL TALKS. How the World Lives: ' North American Indians in Arizona,' by Donald Boyd. A visit to the Navajo Indians at Window Rock
2.20 LET'S JOIN IN-an old favourite: ' The Story of Billy Bobtail ,' with music by Ann Driver
2.40 SENIOR ENGLISH 1. Poetry programme: Douglas Allan chooses poems he likes reading aloud, including ' To a Mouse,' by Robert Burns , and ' Night Mail.' by W. H. Auden


Donald Boyd.
Billy Bobtail
Music By:
Ann Driver
Douglas Allan
Robert Burns
W. H. Auden

. The Door that Could not stay Shut a story for younger ones by Margaret Alleyne , told by May E. Jenkin (' Elizabeth ')
'In His Majesty's Service'
A story of adventure on the high seas under the White Ensign, by ' Sea-Lion.' Produced by W. E. Davis. Part. 1 — ' What happened to the Queen Anne?


Margaret Alleyne
E. Jenkin
Produced By:
W. E. Davis.
Midshipman ' Tiger ' Ransome:
Denholm Elliott
Midshipman ' Snort' Kenton:
Alec Ross
Midshipman Parker:
Kenneth Morgan
S/Lt Gilroy R N:
John Chandos
Captain Fitzgibbon, R N:
Bruce Belfrage
Lt -Commander Hiscock R N:
Geoffrey Wincott

BBC Home Service Basic

About BBC Home Service

BBC Home Service is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 1st September 1939 and ended on the 29th September 1967.

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More